The Lottery

By:Shirley Jackson complied by Ericesa Gibbs

Theme

Society wrongfully designates scapegoats to bear the sins of the community.


Meaning: This means that a community traditions can lead to a person sins.

Thesis statement

In this traumatizing story "The Lottery" Shirley Jackson tells a story of how society can wrongfully designates scapegoats to bear the sins of the community.
The Lottery